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Nov 26, 2012 6:00am EST
have a lot to talk about with gleg brown and we'll start that in just a moment, but first over to andrew. >>> finance ministers are trying to unfreeze the second bailout package for greece, but first they must agree on how to cut massive debt to a more sustainable level. we'll head to london for details on that. and playing down a deal talk, tom joyce saying his country's currently if talks with at least two firms on a possible sale of its largest business unit. but would only pursue a deal if it created value to shareholders and clients. and mexico's anti-corruption body says it has found no irregularities in its probe of permits given to walmart. two audits still under way. you are remember the "new york times" reported walmart wribed local officials so it could open stores more rapidly. mr. kernen, welcome back. >> thanks. was i out? >> you were. >> friday doesn't count. >> happy thanksgiving. how about that. >> thank you. yeah, friday, nothing -- the mar cut was up, thin trading, but down today. even though these guys are meeting again. in a sign of the slow pace, senior ad
Nov 20, 2012 6:00am EST
. >> it looked like a twinkie, but it was brown chocolate, but i don't know what -- and it had the cream in the center. >> was it rolled? >> no, it wasn't rolled. p. >> i know it looked like a twinkie because chocolate twinkie. >> i had one friday and it had been so long. it was good. >> and that bread is supposedly isn't very good. >> wonder bread. >> but they also have a wheat brand i think. >> in tech news, the u.s. international trade commission will review a judge's decision that apple didn't violate samsung patents when it made the ipod touch, the iphone and the ipad. in september, an administrative law judge said apple was innocent of violating those patents. up like $30 yesterday or something. and check out the shares of yahoo!. they reached their highest level in 18 months. analysts say investor confidence is growing that marissa mayer can pull off a comeback. >> is is that possible? >> we can all hope. i want everybody to succeed. >> do you want bad people to succeed? >> bad in what way? >> i mean bad people. do you want bad products, bad companies? >> no, no, but i want people
Nov 23, 2012 6:00am EST
of how the retailers are faring there. monday on "squawk" we've got motorola ceo greg brown, part of the fix the debt campaign, we'll get his thought on fixing the fiscal cliff and what it means for his company and the economy. "squawk" is coming back in two minutes. want to spend less and retire with more? then don't get nickle and dimed by high cost investments and annoying account fees. at e-trade, our free easy-to-use online tools and experienced retirement specialists can help you build a personalized plan. and with our no annual fee iras and a wide range of low cost investments, you can execute the plan you want at a low cost. so meet with us, or go to for a great retirement plan with low cost investments. ♪ [ penélope ] i found the best cafe in the world. nespresso. where i never have to compromise on anything. ♪ where just one touch creates the perfect coffee. where every cappuccino and latte is only made with fresh milk. and where the staff is exceptionally friendly. ♪ nespresso. what else? >>> >>> welcome back to "squawk box" everyone on this black frid
Nov 8, 2012 6:00am EST
at the paralympics in london. the second former prime minister gordon brown. >> has he appeared in your nightmares? >> his ears scare me and his record, both of those things so overwhelmingly frightening. did you see this about simpson-bowles, huge new effort, campaign to fix the debt founded by simpson and bowles thursday will announce a dramatic increase in its drive to mobilize corporate and grassroots support for congress to make tough choices on this. can we get them on? they raised 35 million since july. >> and dave cote is the leader of this group. they'll be ramping it up. they already have 80 s&p 500 ceos. i think we should open the platform. >> you know how to reach them. >> i'll e-mail dave right now. >> good. >>> the looming fiscal cliff in the u.s. not the only threat on the horizon. our next guest says -- you guys want to keep talking? >> you shouldn't get distracted from that. you're a pro. go ahead. >> just keep going, okay, i just want to make sure. >> wouldn't you like to get simpson and bowles? >> we can get them, absolutely should. let's just get to him, mark grant, got a lot o
Nov 21, 2012 6:00am EST
it with some vegetable oil. that's going to give it that nice golden brown. >> how do you feel about indoor fryers? >> those are great. indoor fryers, outdoor fryers. >> i'm afraid of those. >> it's great, it's quick. it's about 3 1/2 minutes or minutes per pound. >> and you take the stuff and the paper out before you cook it too. >> yes, you do. >> remove that. don't leave that in. >> remove it. >> what's the best alcohol to drink -- besides wild turkey. was there a stuff -- red or white, sue? >> you can go either way. chardonnay's great with a turkey. so it's really, you know, it's a good thing to have your guests bring too. they can bring their favorite wine or cocktail and have a good time with it. >> they should bring something. besides just -- >> that's right. you shouldn't do all the work. >> it's all about spending time with the family. >> well, i'm a bourbon and butter ball guy. >> you're bourbon and anything. >> it's true. >> sue, thank you very much. we appreciate it. once again, we always have fun. thank you. >> have a happy thanksgiving. >> you too. >> you're going to see that
Nov 6, 2012 6:00am EST
's all cleaned up. >> the ohio is still brown, gross. >>> joining us for the next hour to talk about this election from the business perspective is ken langone, home depot, co-founder, chairman and president of invamed associates. we'll talk about your great charity and the langone medical center in a second. you're going to be with the governor tonight. >> yes, i am. >> and you are, how many electoral votes is he going to win? >> i think 300 or more. >> which states is, in your view will he pick? >> pennsylvania was gone a week a ago. it's now in play, wisconsin, iowa, this, believe me, the electoral college goes both ways, and i think the fact that a sitting president hasn't got 50%. >> in approval rating? >> the votes. >> the votes in one poll i think he has it. >> the only poll that matters is the poll that's happening today and whatever happens we're going to survive as a country. the important thing to me is that if the president wins, gets reelected he's going to have to understand he doesn't have a mandate. he does not have a mandate. >> does romney have a mandate, if you bea
Nov 12, 2012 6:00am EST
mike brown, it was a three-year deal worth $12 million and this hire comes after rumors over the weekend the lakers were in discussions to retire former coach phil jackson. >>> when we come back on "squawk," getting a deal on debt, douglas holtz-eakin will talk to us about avoiding the fiscal cliff, although our last guest wondered whether we should. it's getting wild in the green room this morning. the top brass at animal planet ready to pounce on a fiscal cliff solution. we're going to ask this porcupine if lawmakers are actually just chasing their own tails. tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 this morning, i'm going to trade in hong kong. tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 after that, it's on to germany. tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 then tonight, i'm trading 9500 miles away in japan. tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 with the new global account from schwab, tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 i hunt down opportunities around the world tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 as if i'm right there. tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 and i'm in total control because i can trade tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 directly online in 12 markets in their local currencies. tdd#: 1-800-345-
Nov 14, 2012 6:00am EST
'm thinking charlie brown when they put the stuff on it. >> looks much -- >> beautiful tree. >> yeah, it does. >> now let's talk about impact 2012, some of the biggest investment advisers getting together at this yearly invite only event. cnbc's the only exclusive business there today. and i hope i get this right, michael mauboussin. >> it's mauboussin. it took me 12 years to learn that. >> thank you, michael. michael is legg mason's chief investment strategist, and good morning to you. let's talk about luck. you have a book that talks about whether it's skill or luck. you've been in this business a long time. what is the answer? >> i think the way to think about this, andrew, is a continuum of life which some things are skill and no luck, running races and swimming meets and all luck and no skill which would be lottery and roulette wheels and that type of thing. turns out if you look at the continuum depending on the time period you measure, investing turns out close to the luck side. i want to be clear there is, i believe, differential skill among investors. but because investors are so ski
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